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Course Detail

HS034 - Emergency First Aid at Work (1 day)

This national Award in Emergency First Aid at Work satisfies the requirements of the regulatory body for First Aid – the Health and Safety Executive (HSE). All learners will have the skills and knowledge to provide the organisation with Emergency First Aider’s that can provide treatment to their casualties in a prompt, safe and effective manner. You may count the qualification accreditation towards your formal general educational development.

Duration: 09:00 to 17:00 (a minimum of 6 hours covered in one day)

Certification: Summative practical assessment is ongoing by the instructor, along with a written assessment. Valid for a 3 year period.

Suitability: This course is open to all QMUL permanent staff who wish to gain a basic knowledge of first aid and is ideal for low hazard environments (e.g. offices, shops, libraries) or where your needs assessment identifies a requirement for a first aider trained in emergency first aid at work.

Re-qualification: is to attend and successfully complete a 1-day requalification course.

Objectives

By the end of this course, participants should be able to:

  • Understand the role and responsibilities of a First Aider.
  • Be able to assess, deal with and report an incident.
  • Be able to manage an unresponsive casualty who is breathing normally / not breathing normally
  • Be able to recognise, manage and provide first aid for injuries in the workplace, which includes burns, bleeding and chocking.

Provided by: Health and Safety

Details

Date: Tuesday 7 July 2020

Venue: Arts Two 3.16, Arts Two, Mile End

Time: 09:00 - 17:00


Tutor

  • Mrs S Mason
Bookings: To book a space, please complete the Accredited Course Request Form http://www.hsd.qmul.ac.uk/media/hsd/documents/forms/QMUL_HS_205-Accredited-Course-Request-Form.docx . The form will need to be signed by the applicant’s line manager and emailed to the Health & Safety Directorate help desk at hs-helpdesk@qmul.ac.uk.

Should you need to cancel your place on the course for any reason, please contact the Health & Safety Directorate help desk at hs-helpdesk@qmul.ac.uk. Please check the non-attendance policy and possible penalties for non-attendance at http://www.hsd.qmul.ac.uk/training/

External organisations: This course is open to external organisations. Please note that our courses are geared towards QMUL arrangements and there is normally a fee chargeable. Please complete the training request form available here http://www.hsd.qmul.ac.uk/training/ and email it to hs-helpdesk@qmul.ac.uk.

Further Information: If you require any further details please contact the Health & Safety Directorate at hs-helpdesk@qmul.ac.uk